The Orillia Fire Department responded to a fire on the roof of Studabakers at 211 Mississaga St. E. Thursday afternoon when working roofers accidentally started a fire that spread to a wall of the lighthouse tower. The restaurant was evacuated and no one was injured. GISELE WINTON SARVIS/PACKET & TIMES

Roof fire at Studabakers

Customers at Studabakers Beach Side Bar and Grill had to leave the establishment Thursday afternoon when roofers working on the roof started a fire th

Arrested in his own driveway

BRADFORD WEST GWILLIMBURY – A man who tried to flee police by pulling into his own driveway Wednesday afternoon faces three charges.

Many charges

Two people face 18 charges relating to drug trafficking, obstructing police and breaching probation orders after being arrested in downtown Barrie.

Emergency crews were called to a gravel truck fire in the Highway 400 southbound lanes south of County Road 89 around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. There were no injuries. An initial investigation is leading to a brake fire as the cause. Northbound and southbound lanes were closed at one point because of smoke from the fire. One lane of the southbound lanes will be shut down for a few hours while the scene is cleared. MARK WANZEL PHOTO

Truck fire on Hwy. 400

Emergency crews were called to a gravel truck fire in the Highway 400 southbound lanes south of County Road 89 around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

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